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The Saskatchewan Web Sites Collection is a database of Saskatchewan related web sites.

Heritage

100 Years of Transportation in Lanigan and District
This exhibition depicts how traavelers of the time endured these arduous treks and focuses on transportation in the region.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/Search.do?R=VE_1637&lang=en&ex=on

Subjects:
Lanigan (Sask.)
Transportation--History

28th (North-west) Battalion Headquarters
The 28th (North-west) Battalion was recruited in 1914 from the Manitoba/Saskatchewan area. This is the first official history of the battalion.
http://www.nwbattalion.com/28thbattalion.html

Subjects:
World War, 1914-1918--Canada--Saskatchewan
World War, 1914-1918--Regimental histories--Canada

Aberdeen, 1907-1981
Local history of Aberdeen, part of Our Roots Canada's local histories online.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=2722

Subjects:
Aberdeen (Sask.)--History
Aberdeen (Sask.)--Biography

Across Border and Valley : the story of Maryfield & Fairlight & Surrounding Districts
Digitized local history of Maryfield and Fairlight. Part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3636&qryID=cec4395f-17e7-42da-ala7-

Subjects:
Maryfied Region (Sask.)--Biography
Maryfiedl Region (Sask.)--History

All the Moose and the Jaw
Digitized history on Moose Jaw. Part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=9118&qryID=a07068b1-b94e-4078-bb1d-

Subjects:
Moose Jaw (Sask.)--History

Ancient Echoes Interpretive Centre
Ancient Echoes Interpretive Centre at Herschel, Saskatchewan highlights Aboriginal culture, archaeology, paleontology and prairie ecology.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/GetMuseumProfile.do?lang=en&chinCode=guadrx

Subjects:
Prairie ecology--Saskatchewan
Rock painting--Saskatchewan

Architectural Heritage Saskatchewan
The Society is a volunteer-driven organization that promotes the conservation, restoration and revitalization of Saskatchewan's buildings. Site has information on the society, volunteering, events, programs and grants, heritage locations and links.
http://www.sahs.ca/

Subjects:
Architecture--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan Architectural Heritage Society

At Work : Historical Images of Labour in Saskatchewan
At Work, a digital exhibition presenting and exploring images of working-class labour in 20th century Saskatchewan.
http://scaa.sk.ca/gallery/labour/index.html

Subjects:
Labour--Saskatchewan--History

Avonlea's Prairie Pioneers
An online exhibit highlighting the lives of pioneers and immigrants in the area surrounding the town of Avonlea from 1890-1950. It includes photographs and audio and visual clips.
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/CommunityMemories/AAWT/000a/Exhibits/English

Subjects:
Avonlea Region (Sask.)--Biography
Avonlea Region (Sask.)--History

Bangladeshi Community Association of Saskatchewan
This site is dedicated to providing services for the Bangladeshis living in the Saskatoon and surrounding area.
http://www.sk-bd.ca/

Subjects:
Bangladeshi Canadians
Immigrants--Saskatoon

Birth of a Province - Saskatchewan 1905
This on-line exhibit and virtual educational resource center celebrates the vSaskatchewan of 1905.
http://www.saskarchives.com/saskarchives1905/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--History
History--Study and teaching--Saskatchewan

Bridging the years
Digitized copy of "Bridging the Years era of Blaine Lake and district 1790 - 1980", which is part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=2431

Subjects:
Blaine Lake (Sask.)--Biography
Blaine Lake (Sask.)--History

Cannington Manor Historical Park - Virtual Saskatchewan
A failed experiment to establish an aristrocratic community in Canada's northwest.
http://www.virtualsk.com/current_issue/prairie_gentry.html

Subjects:
Cannington Manor Historic Park
Historic buildings--Saskatchewan

Celebrating Saskatchewan's Heritage
Comprehensive site on Saskatchewan history and heritage. Gallery of historical images, teacher lessons, online activties for students, movies, interviews, resources, research papers, related WWW links and much more. All tied to Saskatchewan Curriculum objectives.
http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/DE/saskatchewan100/index.html

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--History
History--Study and teaching--Saskatchewan

Claybank Brick Plant National Historic Site
The Claybank Brick Plant was a successful Saskatchewan-based small industry, specializing in the production of refractory brick. The plant remains frozen in time, virtually unchanged from the day it opened in 1914.
http://www.claybank.sasktelwebsite.net/

Subjects:
Historic sites--Saskatchewan--Claybank
Claybank Brick Plant National Historic Site (Sask.)

Combined Virtues - Saskatchewan's Ukrainian Legacy
An online exhibit on the history of Ukrainian settlers in Saskatchewan. The exhibit in divided into five subjects and includes text, photographs and other archival documents.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/ukrainian/

Subjects:
Ukrainian Canadians--Social life and customs
Ukrainian Canadians--Saskatchewan

Crossings : a Portrait of the Chinese Community of Moose Jaw
This Community Memories exhibit celebrates the many remarkable lives in Moose Jaw's Chinese community.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/Search.do?R=VE_1772&lang=en&ex=on

Subjects:
Chinese Canadians--Saskatchewan--Moose Jaw

Doukhobor Dugout House
The Doukhobor Dugout House became a Provincial Heritage Property in 2005.
http://www.doukhobordugouthouse.com/index.html

Subjects:
Earth sheltered houses--Saskatchewan
Dukhobors--Saskatchewan

Doukhobor Song of Days
A virtual exhibit on the Doukhobors in Saskatchewan. It includes text, photographs, archival documents and music. It has a number of classroom activities for teachers related to Doukhobor history.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/Doukhobor/

Subjects:
Doukhobors--Saskatchewan

Doukhobors of Canada
Gallery follows the Doukhobors migration to Saskatchewan, where they thrived in the villages they established until neew government regulations in 1907 forced them to forfeit their land. It traces their subsequent move to British Columbia.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memoreis/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&lg=English&ex=349

Subjects:
Dukhobors--Saskatchewan
Immigrants--Canada

Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan : A Living Legacy
The Encyclopedia of Saskatchewan, a Centenary project in celebrating the province's 100th birthday in 2005, is intended to commemorate Saskatchewan's unique place in Canada's natural and cultural heritage. It wil include comprehensive coverage of the physical environment, the social and cultural life, industry and economics of Saskatchewan, past and present.
http://www.esask.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--Encyclopedias

Esterhazy Flour Mill
The Esterhazy Flour Mill is a national historic site.
http://www.historicplaces.ca/en/rep-reg/place-lieu.aspx?id=10427

Subjects:
Cultural property--Saskatchewan
Flour mills--Canada--History

Everett Baker Slide Collection
Brief biographical information on Everett Baker. Introduction to an exhibition that will include 60 colour images taken by Baker from 1941 to 1964.
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/CommunityMemories/ABED/000a/Exhibits/English/index.html

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--Pictorial works--Exhibitions
Baker, Everett, 1893-1981

Exploring Saskatchewan History Through the Decades - The Missouri Coteau Region
This site is based on a section of the Missouri Coteau, found near Radville. A variety of topics are covered.
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/exploring/index.htm

Subjects:
Radville Region (Sask.)--History

Faspa Country - a Herbert story
This story of Herbert, tells the story of the strong mennonite influence on a small prairie community.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000467&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Herbert (Sask.)
Mennonites--Saskatchewan

First Nations Periodical Index
Searchable index of Canadian articles about First Nations people.
http://www.lights.ca/sifc/INTRO.HTM

Subjects:
Indians of North America--Saskatchewan
Indian reservations--Saskatchewan

First Wave of Ukrainian Immigration to Canada, 1891-1914
Between 1891 and 1914 , 180,000 left their homeland and most settled in Manitoba and areas of the Northwest Territories that in 1905 became the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000464&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Immigrants--Canada
Ukrainian Canadians--Saskatchewan

Footprints in the Sands of Time
Local history of RM of Antler and surrounding communities. Part of the Canada's local histories online.
http://www.ourroots.ca/toc.aspx?id=4334&qryID=6dc31597-a562-43c3-87af-

Subjects:
Antler Region (Sask.)--History

Fransaskois Network
Lists contact information for associations represented on the board of directors of L'Association culturelle franco-canadienne de la Saskatchewan (ACFC), the umbrella organization of the Fransaskois community.
http://www.fransaskois.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Fransaskois
Association culturelle franco-canadiene de la Saskatchewan (ACFC)

Friends of the Forestry Farm House
This site is dedicated to the organizers and volunteers of The Friends of the Forestry Farm House who are committed to the restoration and preservation of the Superintendent's Residence of the Sutherland Forest Nursery Station, a vital link in the history and heritage of Saskatchewan.
http://www.fffh.ca

Subjects:
Parks--Saskatchewan

Friends of the Petroglyphs
Information about the petroglyphs in Southern Saskatchewan.
http://stvictor.sasktelwebsite.net

Subjects:
Petroglyphs--Saskatchewan
Rock paintings--Saskatchewan

Giant Edouard Beaupre
Profile of Willowbunch giant Edouard Beaupre by Virtual Saskatchewan.
http://www.virtualsk.com/current_issue/giant_beaupre.html

Subjects:
Beaupre, Joseph Edouard, 1881-1904
Giants--Canada

Gift of Language and Culture
The Gift of Language and Culture is a Woodland Cree language site with stories, songs and a Cree picture dictionary including documents regarding a Cree instructional curriculum project.
http://www.giftoflanguageandculture.ca/

Subjects:
Cree language

Government House
Government House was the official residence of the Lieutenant Governors from 1891-1945. It is one of Saskatchewan's oldest heritage buildings and contains restored rooms with turn of the century furnishings. Tour the elegant building of the Queen's representative. Some sections of the site are under construction.
http://www.governmenthouse.gov.sk.ca

Subjects:
Historic buildings--Saskatchewan
Historic sites--Saskatchewan

Government House Historical Society
The Society is a not-for-profit organization and they work to preserve, promote and enhance Government House as a public heritage site.
http://www.govhousesociety.ca

Subjects:
Government House (Regina, Sask.)

Greece Then, Greece Now : the Hellenic Community of Saskatoon
A Community Memories project which explores both the relationship between daily life in modern and ancient Greece and the history of Greek immigrants to Saskatoon.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000474&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Emigration and immigration
Greeks--Saskatchewan

Harbinger Farm 1906-1920
Digitized copy of Harbinger Farm. Part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=2271&qryID=65ddaf86-b3d2-4a9d-baf9-

Subjects:
Frontier and pioneer life--Saskatchewan

Heritage Saskatchewan
Heritage Saskatchewan keeps records and information about the history of Saskatchewan.
http://www.heritagesask.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--History

Historical Saskatoon, Meewasin Valley Interpretive Centre, Saskatoon Public Schools
The goal of this site is to provide teachers and students with valuable resources about the City of Saskatoon.
http://olc.spsd.sk.ca/DE/k9mod/hstoon/index.html

Subjects:
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Stanley Mission
Information on Holy Trinity Anglican Church is provided by the Canada's Historic Places site.
http://www.historicplaces.ca/en/rep-reg/place-lieu.aspx?id=2917

Subjects:
Anglican church buildings
Historic buildings--Saskatchewan

Huziak : Prairie Faces Photography, Ukrainians in 1920s Saskatchewan
This nostalgic photo gallery by Steve Huziak is a historic record of the 1920 pioneer immigrant farmers of the Calder and Wroxton area of western Canada.
http://www.prairiefaces.ca

Subjects:
Immigrants--Canada
Saskatchewan--History

India - Canada Cultural Association
The ICCA is a non-profit charitable organization that promotes Indian culture and heritage among residents of Saskatoon.
http://www.iccasaskatoon.ca/

Subjects:
East Indians--Canada
Multiculturalism--Canada

Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada
Valuable resource for anyone researching Jewish heritage in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Lists and describes the best materials available and the best places to do research. Also includes a surname index.
http://www.jhcwc.org

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--Genealogy

John Coulter's Trial of Louis Riel
Performance of the trial of Louis Riel that takes place in Regina in May and July.
http://www.rielcoproductions.com/

Subjects:
Riel, Louis, 1844-1885--Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Treason)--Saskatchewan--Regina

Kitchens of Early Settlers - circa 1920s
Exhibit of farm kitchens of the 1920s.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000367&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Kitchens--Saskatchewan

Lasting Legacy
Local history of Leask - part of Our Roots Canada's local histories online.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=11416

Subjects:
Leask (Sask.)--History
Leask (Sask.)--Biography

Like a Falling Leaf - the 1954 Plane Collision over Moose Jaw
A virtual exhibit on the 1954 airplane collision over Moose Jaw. The exhibit includes archival images and documents and is searchable using pre-selected subject terms or by a keyword search.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000346&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Aircraft accidents--Saskatchewan

Line Through the Wilderness - Humboldt Telegraph Station
The Humboldt and District Museum and Gallery created the Humboldt Telegraph Station exhibit to share a part of Canadian history with the world.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000547&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Telegraph--Saskatchewan--History

Little Brick Plant in the Middle of Nowhere
An online exhibit of the Claybank Brick Plant. The exhibit includes photographs, a virtual tour and former employees' stories.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000548&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Historic sites--Saskatchewan--Claybank
Claybank Brick Plant National Historic Site (Sask.)

Louis Riel Trail
The trail is dedicated to Louis Riel, leader of the historic metis uprising of 1885.
http://louisrieltrail.ca/

Subjects:
Riel, Louis, 1844-1885--Trials, ligation, etc.
Trials (Treason)--Saskatchewan--Regina

Lysenko School
The purpose of the blog is to record the 60 year history (1899-1959) of the one room country school that Ken Moroz attended from grades 1-8 (1951-1959). It was located in the Insinger RM #275, approximately half way between the towns of Insinger and Theodore.
http://lysenkoschool.blogspot.com

Subjects:
Schools--Saskatchewan--History

Manager's Tale - Saskatchewan District
The career of Hugh MacKay Ross as a fur buyer and district manager for the Hudson's Bay Company in Northern Saskatchewan during the 1930-1970 period.
http://www.jkcc.com/manager.html

Subjects:
Ross, Hugh Mackay
Hudson's Bay Company--Biography
Fur trade--Prairie Provinces--History--20th century

Meewasin Valley Authority
The Meewasin Valley Authority is an organization dedicated to protecting the natural and cultural heritage resources of the SouthSaskatchewan River Valley in Saskatoon and area.
http://www.meewasin.com/

Subjects:
Meewasin Valley Authority (Sask.)
Recreation areas--Saskatchewan
Parks--Saskatchewan

Memories of Deep River
This graphically intense web site has extensive historical information on hunting, fishing, trapping and fur farming in northern Saskatchewan, plus a collection of memories and stories. There are number of books on this website. They deal with the life and times of many Saskatchewan residents, homesteaders, trappers, fur traders, bush pilots, as well as other groups, such as the Roman Catholic Church, government officials and law enforcement agencies.
http://www.jkcc.com

Subjects:
Trapping--Saskatchewan
Fur farming--Saskatchewan
Ausland, Halvor
Hunting--Saskatchewan

Mervin Memories
Mervin Memories is a history of Mervin and the following school districts - Aroma, Brooksdale, Clover Lake, Coredlia, Daysville, Dulwich and Louisville.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=4873

Subjects:
Mervin Region (Sask.)--Biography
Mervin Region (Sask.)--History

Metis Land Settlement at Willow Bunch, 1840-1910
This study seeks to add detailed study of Metis land settlement at Willow Bunch located in south central Saskatchewan.
http://pcag.uwinnipeg.ca/Prairie-Perspectives/PP-Vol10/Hamilton.pdf

Subjects:
Metis--Saskatchewan--Willow Bunch--History

Motherwell Homestead
Motherwell Homestead depicts the lifestyles, costumes and architecture of the early 20th century with a glimpse of the life and career of pioneer farmer and politician, W.R. Motherwell.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/sk/motherwell.aspx

Subjects:
Motherwell Homestead Historic Site (Sask.)
National parks and reserves--Saskatchewan

Multilingual Association of Regina
An umbrella organization dedicated to the promotion and retention of heritage languages in Regina and adjacent areas. The site includes a bibliography of resources on international/heritage languages published by Ved Arora.
http://www.mlar.ca

Subjects:
Multiculturalism--Canada
Canada--Languages

Narratives of Saskatoon 1882-1912
Narratives of Saskatoon 1882-1912.
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sksaskat/NarrativesOfSaskatoon/index.html

Subjects:
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History
Saskatchewan--Genealogy

Northern Saskatchewan Heritage Site
The intention of this site is to document and preserve information about the people of the region, their history and culture. An extensive and well done site with a vast amount of information on arts, communities, lifestyle, languages, natural resources, people and trade and travel.
http://www.kayas.ca/

Subjects:
Indians of North America--Saskatchewan
Indians of North America--Social life and customs

Northwest Resistance
Site contains a searchable database of bibliographic records for materials relating to the Northwest Resistance of 1885 held by the Special Collections Department of the University of Saskatchewan Libraries and the University of Saskatchewan Archives. A number of the items have been digitized (such as photographs) and transcriptions of others are available as HTML documents.
http://library2.usask.ca/northwest/contents.html

Subjects:
Riel Rebellion, 1885

Our Elders: Interviews With Saskatchewan Elders
Interviews with elders plus a list of band locations in Saskatchewan.
http://www.sicc.sk.ca/archive/elders/index-2.html

Subjects:
Native peoples--Saskatchewan--History
Elders (Native peoples)--Canada

Our Legacy
Site has material relating to First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples, found in Saskatchewan cultural and heritage collections.
http://www.scaa.sk.ca/ourlegacy/

Subjects:
Indigenous peoples--Prairie Provinces
Indians of North America--Canada

Pioneering Photographers
An on-line showcase featuring some of the earliest recorded images of the South Saskatchewan region, focusing on the historic pairie town of Arcola. A digital collection of material from the South Saskatchewan Photo Museum, curated by Adrian Paton.
http://scaa.sk.ca/gallery/PioneeringPhotography/

Subjects:
Photographers--Saskatchewan
Photography--Saskatchewan

Pioneers & Prominent People of Saskatchewan
Pioneers & Prominent People of Saskatchewan : SGW transcription project
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansk/P-PP-SK/index.html

Subjects:
Pioneers--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan--Biographies

Pioneers Use, Reduce, Re-cycle and Reuse in McCord and southern Saskatchewan
Information on how the pioneers in the McCord area used and reduced the use of things that they had in the early 1900s and in the years that followed.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000808&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Subjects:
Pioneers--Saskatchewan
Recycling (Waste, etc.)--Saskatchewan

Prairie Centre for the Study of Ukrainian Heritage
The purpose of the centre is to study the social, cultural and faith aspects of Ukrainian-Canadian life, plus to preserve documentary materials relevant to such study and disseminate the results of the research.
http://pcuh.stmcollege.ca

Subjects:
Ukrainian Canadians--Social life and customs

Prairie Fire
Prairie Fire show the formation of a Bible school as one aspect of the evangelical force that swept the Canadian prairies.
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&lg=English&ex=00000456

Subjects:
Bible colleges--Saskatchewan

Prairie Towns
The web site is designed to preserve and display historical images of Western Canadian towns. The majority of the images are from the postcard collection of Don Kaye.
http://www.prairie-towns.com/

Subjects:
Postcards--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan--History

Prince Albert Historical Society
The Prince Albert Historical Society is dedicated to preserving, displaying and educating the public about the history of Prince Albert and area.
http://www.historypa.com/index.html

Subjects:
Prince Albert (Sask.)--History
Saskatchewan--History

Punjabi Cultural Association of Saskatchewan
Punjabi Cultural Association of Saskatchewan (PCAS) is a non-profit organization committed to promoting Punjabi language and culture.
http://www.saskpunjabi.ca/

Subjects:
Punjabis (South Asian people)--Saskatchewan
Multiculturalism--Canada

Putting out Fires--Virtual Exhibition
An exhibition of fire apparatus in the first half of the 20th century including histories of various fire equipment companies and the city of Saskatoon Fire Department.
http://scaa.sk.ca/gallery/fire

Subjects:
Fire fighters--Saskatchewan--Saskatoon--History
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History

Regina : The early years 1880-1950
Regina's early years from the 1880 to the end of World War II. Site features about 500 images, text, photos and video clips.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/regina/index.html

Subjects:
Regina (Sask.)--History

Regina College History - Historical Timeline
This website presents a detailed timeline of that evolution of the University of Regina from the early 20th century to 1959.
http://ourspace.uregina.ca/ReginaCollegeHistory/index.jsp

Subjects:
University of Regina--History

Regina Hungarian Cultural & Social Club
The Regina Hungarian Cultural and Social Club is an organization established for the purpose of keeping Hungarian heritage and culture alive in Regina.
http://www.reginahungarianclub.com/Main.html

Subjects:
Hungarian Canadians--Saskatchewan (Province)

Regina in Photographs
Collection of photographs on the early history of Regina arranged by subject. Photos are from City of Regina archives.
http://www.reginalibrary.ca/prairiehistory/highlights_buildings.html

Subjects:
Regina (Sask.)--History

Remaking the Book - Digitally Reconstructing the Otto Ege Manuscript Portfolios
Remaking the Book will gather representatives from Ege box-holding institutions in Canada and the United States. Concurrent with the Symposium is Scattered Leaves, a public exhibit of the University of Saskatchewan's Ege manuscripts at the University's Gordon Snelgrove Gallery.
http://library2.usask.ca/ege/

Subjects:
Bible. Manuscripts

Royal Saskatchewan Museum
Discover Saskatchewan's past through the Aboriginal History Unit, Earth Sciences Gallery and Eastend Fossil Research Station at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. This site provides information on all of these services and on educational programs available.
http://www.royalsaskmuseum.ca

Subjects:
Museums--Saskatchewan

Sask Wheat Pool 60 Years: 1924 - 1984
Maps showing townships, ranges, CPR and CNR rail lines, elevators andtowns which no longer exist in Saskatchewan. These maps help locate homestead location as they note township, range and meridians. This web site, made with permission of the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool, makes Saskatchewan town names and locations as of 1924-1925 and of August 1, 1983 available to persons with a historical or genealogical in this area. Very useful if you're trying to locate an old town or homestead in Saskatchewan.
http://www.rootsweb.com/~skwheat/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--Genealogy

Sask. Archives Board Photo Blog
The Saskatchewan Archives Board has posted a selection of photographs that have limited or no contextual information, hoping that the public may be able to identify them.
http://sabphotos.wordpress.com/

Subjects:
Archives--Saskatchewan
Blogs

Saskatchewan Agriculutre Hall of Fame
Saskatchewan Agriculture Hall of Fame provides a lasting tribute to those who have provided leadership in developing Saskatchewan's agriculture.
http://www.sahf.ca

Subjects:
Halls of fame--Canada
Agriculture--Saskatchewan--History

Saskatchewan Archaeological Society
SAS promotes public education, research and advocates for conservation.
http://www.saskarchsoc.ca

Subjects:
Saskatchewan Archaeological Society
Saskatchewan--Antiquities

Saskatchewan Council of Archives and Archivists
Saskatchewan Council of Archives and Archivists site including sections relating to the Archives Outreach Service and the Archival Conservation Service. The membership directory on this site is a useful tool for locating archives and historical library collections throughout Saskatchewan. Also includes information on their services and copies of their newsletter.
http://scaa.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan Council of Archives and Archivists
Archivists

Saskatchewan Elevators : the Changing Face of the Saskatchewan Prairie
The primary purpose of this website is to showcase some of the images of Saskatchewan grain elevators in the University of Saskatchewan Archives' collection, specifically the works of Hans Dommasch and Joanne Abrahamson.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/elevators/index.html

Subjects:
Grain elevators--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Francophone Collections
A community project that covers a variety of subject areas. Has not been updated.
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/fransaskois/english.html

Subjects:
French-Canadians--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Genealogical Society
Saskatchewan Genealogical Society provides assistance to residents researching heritage around the world and we promote, encourage and foster the study of genealogical and original research in the province of Saskatchewan.
http://www.saskgenealogy.com/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan - Genealogy

Saskatchewan German Council
The Saskatchewan German Council is a non-profit corporation which aims to promote and preserve the culture, language, customs, traditions and interests of Saskatchewan people of German speaking backgrounds.
http://www.saskgermancouncil.org

Subjects:
German Canadians--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Government Telephones Head Office
The Saskatchewan Government Telephone Head Office is a Provincial Heritage Property located in Regina.
http://www.historicplaces.ca/en/rep-reg/place-lieu.aspx?id=2069

Subjects:
Cultural property--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation
The Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation (SHF) is a Crown Corporation directed by a board appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
http://www.tpcs.gov.sk.ca/SHF

Subjects:
Conservation and restoration--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan Heritage Foundation

Saskatchewan History & Folklore Society
Saskatchewan History & Folklore Society is vigorous in its effort to preserve a view of our past and present lifestyle for future generations through a collection of stories, poems, songs, memoirs, letters and pictures.
http://www.shfs.ca/index.php

Subjects:
Folklore--Saskatchewan
History Research--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan History Online
Saskatchewan History Online (SHO), formerly the Saskatchewan Multitype Digitization Initiative, is helping to increase the availability of free online access to Saskatchewan's cultural and historical record.
http://saskhistoryonline.ca

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--History

Saskatchewan Homestead Index
The Saskatchewan Homestead Index is a file locator database to the homestead files at the Saskatchewan Archives. Also included are those who bought or sold North West Metis or South African scrip or received soldier grants after World War One.
http://www.saskhomesteads.com/

Subjects:
Land titles--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan in Two World Wars - An Exhibition
This exhibit attempts to provide representative images and textual materials currently in the custody of those archival repositories in the Province that are actively participating in the Saskatchewan Archival Information Network.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/war/toc.html

Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945--Saskatchewan
World War, 1914-1918--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan--Genealogy

Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre
The Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre helps to maintain the cultural identity of the five cultures of the province. The fundamental aim of the Centre is to encourage people to maintain a proud and positive self-image. The Centre can do this by developing Indian education, which teaches us about ourselves, spiritually, emotionally, psychologically and intellectually. Web site has information on the Centre, searchable library catalogue, special events and powow calendar, full text of Saskatchewan Indian, links to their First Nations periodical index and their Virtual Keeping House Gallery.
http://www.sicc.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre
Indians of North America--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Organization for Heritage Languages
Site includes description of the organization and information on accessing their electronic bulletin board.
http://www.heritagelanguages.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Multilingualism--Canada
Linguistic minorities--Canada

Saskatchewan Revenue Building
The Saskatchewan Revenue Building is a Provincial Heritage Property located in Regina.
http://www.historicplaces.ca/en/rep-reg/place-lieu.aspx?id=2878&pid=0

Subjects:
Cultural property--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Settlement Experience
A joint project by the Saskatchewan Archives and the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society that lets you see the jouneys and the experiences of Saskatchewan's settlers form 1870 to 1930. You can examine the photographs, textual documents, audio and video files that bring the settlement experience in Saskatchewan to public.
http://sasksettlement.com

Subjects:
Frontier and pioneer life--Saskatchewan
Land settlement--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial
The Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial is for those who did not return from WWII, the Korean conflict and nay who were lost in subsequent peacekeeping duties. There is an alphabetical database available to learn more about the men and women who gave their lives for our freedom.
http://www.svwm.ca

Subjects:
War memorials--Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Women Teachers, 1905-1920
Digitized copy fo Saskatchewan women teachers, 1905-1920. Part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=4880&qryID=cbfee352-93fc-4c46-aad8-

Subjects:
Women teachers--Saskatchewan--History
Teachers--Saskatchewan--History

Saskatoon : The Early Years (1882-1949)
A virtual exhibition created by the local history room and City of Saskatoon archives.
http://scaa.usask.ca/gallery/saskatoon/main.html

Subjects:
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History

Saskatoon and the Second World War Experience
The exhibition has three story lines - "Saskatoon before September 1939", "Saskatoon People and Places", and "Saskatoon Military Effort from 1939-1945".
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&1g=English&ex=00000615

Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Influence

Saskatoon Archives
The City of Saskatoon Archives contains the records of Saskatoon, town of Sutherland and related organizations and includes an in-depth website containing images and information relating to the City and its history.
http://www.saskatoon.ca/DEPARTMENTS/City%20Clerks%20Office/City%20Archives/Pages/default.aspx

Subjects:
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History

Saskatoon Heritage Society
The official website of the Saskatoon Heritage Society, a non-profit organizatoin which advocates the preservation of heritagae buildings and historic landscapes in Saskatoon and educates and informs residents and visitors on benefits of preserving the city's heritage, history and architecture.
http://www.saskatoonheritage.ca/index.html

Subjects:
Cultural property--Protection--Conservation and restoration--Saskatchewan

Saskatoon Sri Lankan Community
Weblog of the Saskatoon Sri Lankan Community.
http://saskatoonsrilanka.wordpress.com/

Subjects:
Sri Lankans--Canada
Multiculturalism--Canada

SaskCulture
Site contains extensive information about SaskCulture which is a member based non-profit corporation that exists to support the cultural community in Saskatchewan.
http://www.saskculture.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--Cultural policy

School Days Gone By
The "School Days Gone By" exhibit, produced by the Morse Museum and Cultural Centre, outlines various aspects of rural school life in Saskatchewan from 1912-1979.
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&1g=English&ex=00000330

Subjects:
Rural schools--Saskatchewan--History

Schools 1910-1991 South Central Saskatchewan
History of rural schools in Saskatchewan.
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&1g=English&ex=00000700

Subjects:
Rural schools--Saskatchewan

Scotty, the T-Rex at Eastend
Dinocountry is Eastend, Saskatchewan. The site features dinosaur information on local finds as well as tourism and local information of interest. For all the latest on Scotty the T-rex, this is the site.
http://www.dinocountry.com/

Subjects:
Dinosaurs--Saskatchewan
Tyrannosaurus rex--Saskatchewan

Spirit Wrestler
Site is about the history of the Doukhobors in Saskatchewan, especially the books, articles by Koosma Tarasoff.
http://www.spirit-wrestlers.com/

Subjects:
Dukhobors--Sasaktchewan

Stone Creek Cemetery
History of Stone Creek cemetery and church.

Subjects:
Cemeteries--Saskatchewan

Streets of Regina and the History behind their Names
This site is a New Media production.
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/streetsofregina/index.html

Subjects:
Street names--Saskatchewan--Regina--History

Taking the West
Episode 10 of the CBC series "Canada: A people's History"
http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISHOMEEP10LE.html

Subjects:
Saskatchewan--History

Trial of Louis Riel
A collection of primary documents, essays, maps, photos and other materials relating to the Louis Riel treason trial of 1885.
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/riel/riel.html

Subjects:
Riel, Louis, 1844-1885--Trials, ligation.etc.
Trials (Treason)--Saskatchewan--Regina

Ukrainian Canadian Congress - Saskatchewan Provincial Council
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress - Saskatchewan Provincial Council is a non-profit organization providing Canadians with information about current events iwth the Ukrainian Culture.
http://www.ucc.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Ukrainian Canadian Congress. Saskatchewan Provincial Council.
Ukrainian Canadians--Saskatchewan

Ukrainian Museum of Canada
Canada's first Ukrainian museum. It serves as a center dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and preservation of Ukrainian heritage in Canada. Located in Saskatoon. Site contains a visual list of the collection, newsletter, extensive information under their galleries heading, events, gift shop and branches.
http://www.umc.sk.ca/

Subjects:
Art, Ukrainian--Exhibitions
Ukrainian Museum of Canada (Saskatoon, Sask.)

University of Regina Archives
The University of Regina Archives preserves the records produced by or about the University of Regina, its faculty, staff and students, from its inception as Regina College in 1911 to the present. Check this site for more information on its collection and services.
http://www.uregina.ca/library/archives/

Subjects:
University of Regina--Archives
Archives--Saskatchewan--Regina

University of Saskatchewan Archives
The University of Saskatchewan Archives acquires, preserves and makes accessible permanently valuable records of the University and the private papers of faculty, staff, students, alumni and University-related organizations and societies.
http://www.usask.ca/archives/

Subjects:
Archives--Saskatchewan
University of Saskatchewan. Archives

Vatnabyggd Icelandic Club of Saskatchewan
The club, a member of the Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan, fosters and promotes knowledge of the Icelandic language, literature, customs, traditions and cultural heritage.
http://www.inlofna.org/Elfros/Vatnabyggd.html

Subjects:
Icelandic Canadian

Vatnabyggd: An Icelandic Settlement in Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan was once home to the largest Icelandic community outside Iceland. Exhibit covers this settlement.
http://www.museevirtuel.ca/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&1g=English&ex=00000617

Subjects:
Icelandic Canadians--Saskatchewan

View from Above - Virtual Exhibition
Saskatoon, September 5, 1940. World War II - an intruder, flrying from a secret base far to the south, invades Saskatoon air space on a low-level reconaissance mission.
http://scaa.sk.ca/gallery/aerial/

Subjects:
Saskatoon (Sask.)--History

Virtual Keeping House: A First Nations Gallery
The Keeping House is a means for Aboriginal people and those interested in Indian culture in Saskatchewan to view the Saskatchewan Indian Cultural Centre's permanent aboriginal art collection and also its collection of artifacts.
http://www.sicc.sk.ca/virtual_keeping_house.html

Subjects:
Indians of North America--Ethnic identity
Indians of North America--Canada--Social life and customs

Virtual Saskatchewan - Wanuskewin Heritage Park
Wanuskewin Heritage Park honors traditional Indian life on the Northern Plains.
http://www.virtualsk.com/current_issue/wanuskewin.html

Subjects:
Wanuskewin Heritage Park (Sask.)
Historic sites--Saskatchewan

Wanuskewin Heritage Park
Official site of the Wanuskewin Heritage Park features an interpretive centre and trails that explore the rich cultural heritage of the First Nations People. The University of Saskatchewan has an entire laboratory with continuing excavations of artifacts at Wanuskewin. The dig has revealed 15 distinct levels of civilization and more than 6000 years of history.
http://www.wanuskewin.com/

Subjects:
Wanuskewin Heritage Park (Sask.)
Historic Sites--Saskatchewan
Aboriginal people

West of Yesterday
Digitized coy of West of Yesterday, history of homesteading in Saskatchewan. Part of the Our Roots collection.
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=2717&qryID=9bb39367-9743-4bb5-b809-

Subjects:
Frontier and pioneer life--Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan--History

Western Development Museum
At this site you will find exhibit information, calendar of events, branch information, hours of operation and admission rates. Also includes a heritage quiz, newsletters from their Curatorial Centre, highlights of their collection and information on restoration processes.
http://www.wdm.ca/

Subjects:
Saskatchewan Western Development Museums

Western Development Museum - 1905-2005 Winning the Prairie Gamble
Winning the Prairie Gamble : the Saskatchewan Story is the theme for innovative Western Development Museum exhibits planned to celebrate the province's 100th anniversary in 2005. Featuring a database of Saskatchewan stories.
http://www.wdmprairiegamble.com/index.php

Subjects:
Saskatchewan Western Development Museums
Saskatchewan--Geneology

Weyburn Mental Hospital
History of the Weyburn Mental Hospital.
http://www.museevirtuel.ca/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&Ig=English&ex=00000363

Subjects:
Psychiatric hospitals--Saskatchewan--History

Wish You Were Here : Saskatchewan Postcard Collections
This website highlights over 4500 postcards found in 11 archives throughout Saskatchewan.
http://scaa.sk.ca/gallery/postcards/

Subjects:
Postcards--Saskatchewan

  

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